The Sherwood Chamber of Commerce is announcing several community events slated for this spring. The announcement comes following encouraged by the large turnout experienced during the recent annual Sherwood Chamber of Commerce Banquet.


“Thank you to all who attended last Monday’s banquet. We were so proud to have such a big crowd. The only thing I hated about it was the fact that I didn’t get the chance to even speak to most of you,” said Marcia Cook Executive Director of the Sherwood Chamber of Commerce. “. I wanted to let you know about some upcoming spring events. Please make a note of these so you can join us.”


Some upcoming Sherwood chamber events include:


Wednesday, March 23, 11:30 a.m. - Sherwood Young Professionals March lunch at Shotgun Dan’s, 4203 E. Kiehl Ave., Sherwood.


Tuesday, March 28, 11 am - Ribbon Cutting at Seniors Serving Seniors, 3170 E. Kiehl Ave., Sherwood.


Thursday, April 6, 11:30 a.m. - April Membership Luncheon at The Greens at North Hills sponsored by The Salon Professional Academy


Saturday, April 8, 9 a.m. - Keep Sherwood Beautiful’s Citywide Cleanup. “Meet at the Jack Evans Senior Center, 2301 Thornhill Drive,” she said.


Wednesday, April 12, 10:30 a.m. - bus leaves Chamber office for a Day at Oaklawn Race Track, $65 per person.


Sunday, April 16, 2 p.m. - Sherwood Easter Egg Hunt at Sherwood Forest


Saturday, April 22, 9 a.m. to -1 p.m. - Keep Sherwood Beautiful’s Shred-a-thon at Walmart Neighborhood Market parking lot


Thursday, April 28, 5-7 p.m. Second Annual Pre-Golf Tournament Shrimp Boil at Metropolitan Realty Building


Monday, May 1, 1 p.m. Chamber Golf Tournament presented by McLarty Auto Group at The Greens of North Hills. “More information coming soon,” she said of the chamber golf tournament.


Tuesday, May 2, 6:30 a.m. Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast at Sherwood Forest.


The chamber is also inviting the public to its April regular meeting.


“Please join us for our April Membership Luncheon on Thursday, April 6, 11:30 am, at The Greens at North Hills. RSVP by Tuesday, April 4, to get the price of $12,” according to Cook.


The chamber is located at 295 W. Kiehl Ave., Sherwood. Correspondence may be mailed to the chamber office at PO Box 6082, Sherwood, AR 72124. The public can also visit the chamber’s website at www.sherwoodchamber.net, she said.